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The Zyxel Encyclopedia help you easily realize the concepts and terminologies of security information. Search in the encyclopedia for application name or categories, you can view the application detail, description, and categories. Using the information to prioritize, throttle, and block certain application(s) to boost productivity and prevent bandwidth abuse.

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    2024-05-17 01:45:25
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Added Application
  • Application
    Category
    Description
  • IFT - Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones
    Web
    IFT (Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones) is an independent government agency of Mexico regulating telecommunications and broadcasting services.
  • Poe
    Web
    Poe is an AI chatbot developed by Quora that serves as a web front-end for various language models.
  • CapCut
    Audio/Video
    CapCut is a Chinese video editor developed by ByteDance.
  • Teamtailor
    Web
    Teamtailor is a recruitment platform. This plugin classifies the website traffic.
  • Aiva
    Web
    Aiva is an AI-driven music composition platform that generates original pieces of music across different styles and genres.
  • Mistral AI
    Web
    Mistral AI is an AI French company providing language models.
  • Murf.AI
    Web
    Murf.AI is an AI voice generator.
  • Copy.ai
    Web
    Copy.AI is an AI writing tool
  • Mem AI
    Web
    Mem is an AI powered application for creating notes.
  • Notion
    Web
    Notion is a productivity application for organizing, collaborating, and managing tasks efficiently.
  • RunwayML
    Web
    Runway is a generative AI platform with tools for transforming images and video clips. 
Updated Application
  • Application
    Category
    Description
  • AOL Instant Messenger (formerly OSCAR)
    Instant Messaging
    AIM (originally AOL Instant Messenger) is an instant messaging application. The protocol name is OSCAR (Open System for CommunicAtion in Realtime) and is used in both ICQ and AIM services. [ aim is also known as oscar.]
  • Dailymotion.com
    Web
    Dailymotion is a website where users can send or watch videos.
  • Google Mail
    Webmail
    Gmail is the Google webmail service. This plugin also classifies Gmail image proxy server. Google Inbox is now part of Gmail.
  • Internet Relay Chat Secure
    Forum
    IRCs is the secure version of the IRC protocol.
  • PalTalk
    Instant Messaging
    Paltalk is an instant messaging protocol.
  • Skype
    Instant Messaging
    Skype is an instant messaging and voice over IP application edited by Microsoft. [ skype is also known as skype_for_business.]
  • Yahoo Mail v.2.0
    Webmail
    This protocol is the ajax based version of Webmail Yahoo.
  • Yahoo Messenger
    Instant Messaging
    Yahoo Messenger is used by the Yahoo Instant Messenger application to send instant messages, files and emails between users. Yahoo Messenger is discontinued. Deprecated.
  • Yahoo Messenger conference service
    Instant Messaging
    This protocol is used in signaling part in a conference. Please note that since version 11.5.0, voice calls are not supported, therefore rtp inheritance is deprecated. Deprecated.
  • Youtube.com
    Web
    Youtube is a website where users can send or watch videos.
  • Yahoo Messenger Transfer Protocol
    File Transfer
    This protocol is used for file transfers over ymsg. Deprecated
  • Gmail Mobile
    Webmail
    Gmail_mobile is the Google webmail for mobile phones. This protocol decodes only the non-ciphered version.
  • Expedia Inc
    Web
    Expedia Inc. is an online travel agency.
  • Hi5.com
    Web
    Hi5 is a social networking website, enabling users to connect to relatives, friends, or unknown people.
  • Italki.com
    Web
    Italki is a languages e-learning platform.
  • Odnoklassniki.ru
    Forum
    Odnoklassniki is a Russian social network.
  • Travellerspoint.com
    Web
    travellerspoint.com is traveler community platform.
  • Spotify
    Audio/Video
    Spotify is an application of musical streaming.
  • Viber
    Audio/Video
    Viber is a free embedded voice over-ip application, for smartphones.
  • Tango Video Calls
    Audio/Video
    Tango is an embedded smartphone application dedicated to audio/video-conference.
  • Netflix.com
    Audio/Video
    NetFlix is a producer and distributor of paid videos on demand.
  • Dropbox
    Web
    Dropbox is a free in-the-cloud file storage and synchronization service providing both web and smart application interfaces. Note: any dropbox traffic that is encrypted will be classified as dropbox and not dropbox_upload or dropbox_download.
  • Salesforce
    Web
    Salesforce is an on-line customer relationship management (CRM) web product.
  • YouKu
    Web
    Youku is a chinese video hosting web service.
  • WebEx
    Audio/Video
    WebEx is an online meeting, videoconferencing and collaborative application. Webex is owned by Cisco.
  • CDiscount
    Web
    Major French e-commerce website.
  • Cnet.com
    Audio/Video
    CNET is a media website publishing news, reviews, blog posts and videos about technology.
  • CNN (Cable News Network)
    Web
    CNN is an international TV network, broadcasting news to the web and to mobile device applications.
  • China Network Television
    Web
    Chinese Central Television and China Network Television web site.
  • NBA.com
    Web
    News website dedicated to the NBA, featuring video clips.
  • QQDownload
    Web
    QQDownload is a Chinese download manager. Its purpose is to download files quickly using HTTP or the BitTorrent protocol.
  • Line
    Instant Messaging
    Line is a Japanese Instant Messaging and Voip application for smartphones and PCs. Please note : the parent attribute 'call' and its children are deprecated for Line (since mid-2014) but can be extracted from SIP.
  • JobStreet.co.id
    Web
    Jobstreet is a search job platform.
  • Hulu
    Audio/Video
    Hulu is a free Video-On-Demand and video sharing service.
  • Slacker Radio
    Audio/Video
    Slacker Radio is an online music streaming service available from web browser and mobile application. Slacker Radio is now LiveXLive.
  • Amazon Web Services/Cloudfront CDN
    Web
    Amazon AWS is a cloud-computing platform offered by Amazon, that includes Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) and Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3).
  • Microsoft Azure (previously Windows Azure)
    Web
    Microsoft Azure is an enterprise cloud computing platform, providing SaaS and PaaS.
  • WeChat
    Instant Messaging
    WeChat is a text and voice messaging application for mobile. This plug-in classifies file transfers, chat and audio/video calls. Tencent is the owner of QQ and Wechat
  • Rakuten.co.jp
    Web
    Online market place for selling goods and auctions.
  • Biglobe.ne.jp
    Web
    Japanese web portal and search site
  • Exblog.jp
    Web
    Japanase blog hosting services owned by Excite
  • Livedoor Blog
    Web
    Japanese blog dedicated to IT and Hacking
  • 7k7k.com
    Web
    Chinese game portal.
  • APPChina.com
    Web
    Chinese Android application market.
  • Chinanews.com
    Web
    Chinese news portal.
  • Sina finance
    Web
    Sina finance news portal.
  • Suning.com
    Web
    Chinese online shopping.
  • Microsoft Office 365
    Web
    Office 365 is a Microsoft on-line service, with pay-as-you-go subscription (monthly or annually), giving access to many Microsoft Office applications from the internet, as well as cloud storage, Skype communications, etc. It also gives free access to the on-line version of the most popular Office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).
  • VodCCTV
    Audio/Video
    VodCCTV provides a web on-line video and video on demand client for the CCTV Chinese television network.
  • ESPN.go.com
    Web
    American news website/resources about sports.
  • Pinterest
    Web
    On-line service that allows users to attach personal elements on some kind of pinboard.
  • ITV Player
    Web
    ITV is an English TV broadcaster. This plugin classifies the website and mobile applications for VOD content (TV catch up) and live channels streaming.
  • Pole-emploi.fr
    Web
    French website for job seekers.
  • Marca.com
    Web
    Spanish sports news portal
  • Kooora.com
    Web
    Arabic sports news portal
  • Goal.com
    Web
    New media company that provides soccer news and entertainment
  • Telegraf.rs
    Web
    Serbian web portal
  • 15min.lt
    Web
    Lithuanian news portal
  • B92.net
    Web
    Serbian news portal
  • Gazeta.pl
    Web
    Polish news portal
  • Marktplaats.nl
    Web
    Dutch advertising site where you can sell, new and second-hand goods.
  • Elheraldo.hn
    Web
    Honduran news portal
  • NagarikNews.com
    Web
    Nepali news portal
  • Wp.pl
    Web
    Polish news portal
  • Hs.fi (Helsingin Sanomat)
    Web
    Finnish news portal
  • Gazzetta
    Web
    Greek or Chyprus news portal.
  • Snapchat
    Web
    Snapchat is a photo/video sharing service. This plugin also classifies Snap Kit web interface.
  • Gameloft Games
    Game
    Games for mobile devices by Gameloft.
  • Crhoy
    Web
    Costa Rican news portal.
  • Ecuavisa
    Web
    Ecuadorian TV channel website
  • Dba
    Web
    Danish classified ads website.
  • Prensalibre
    Web
    Guatemalan news portal.
  • Trinidadexpress
    Web
    Trinidadian news portal.
  • Zendesk
    Web
    Zendesk is a cloud-based customer service platform, that includes ticketing, self-service options, and customer support features.
  • Google Safe Browsing
    Web
    Google Safe Browsing is a web-service and API for checking web pages against threats. This signature detects a Google Safebrowse Submission.
  • Brightcove
    Web
    Brightcove is a provider of cloud services for video.
  • Twitch
    Web
    Twitch.tv is a live video streaming service focused on video games.
  • Expressen
    Web
    Swedish news portal.
  • Ovaciondigital
    Web
    Uruguayan sports and multimedia website.
  • Shabiba
    Web
    Omanian news portal.
  • ASANA
    Web
    Asana is a web and mobile application designed to improve the way teams communicate and collaborate.
  • Crystalbet
    Web
    Georgian online betting and gaming platform.
  • Kurir
    Web
    Serbian news portal.
  • Adaderana
    Web
    Srilankan news portal
  • Carsales
    Web
    Australian online portal to search for new and used cars for sale.
  • Foxsports Australia
    Web
    Australian sports live video streaming of Footy, Rugby, Soccer, Cricket, Motorsport, Tennis and much more.
  • NRL
    Web
    NRL is the National Australian Rugby League website and provides articles and video streaming.
  • Fastly
    Web
    Fastly is a real-time CDN.
  • Android connectivity Manager
    Application Service
    Android connectivity manager is used by an android device to periodically check and manage internet connection.
  • ngrok
    Web
    Platform that allows to access a local server from a public URL through reverse proxying. This plug-in both classifies server stream to ngrok infrastructure and client access from HTTP/HTTPS.
  • Optimizely
    Web
    Optimizely is a firm that makes customer-experience optimization software for companies.
  • ABS-CBN Entertainment
    Web
    Philippino TV channel website.
  • Microsoft Excel Online (Office 365)
    Web
    On-line version of Microsoft Excel.
  • Microsoft
    Web
    This signature classifies hosts owned by Microsoft.
  • Bernews
    Web
    Bermudan news portal.
  • Hola Web Proxy
    Web
    Free web proxy enabling users to browse the web without censorship or bandwidth throttling.
  • Argaam
    Web
    Saudi stock exchange information web site.
  • Zoom
    Instant Messaging
    Zoom Video Conferencing, also referred to as Zoom by users, combines video conferencing, online meetings, and mobile collaboration into one platform.
  • Microsoft Word Online (Office 365)
    Web
    On-line version of Microsoft Word.
  • Microsoft Powerpoint Online (Office 365)
    Web
    On-line version of Microsoft Powerpoint.
  • Tidal
    Audio/Video
    Tidal is a high-fidelity music and video clips streaming service for PC and mobile devices.
  • Namibian
    Web
    Daily Namibian newspaper.
  • Savefrom
    Web
    File download service, allowing a user to download a media resource from many sites like Youtube, etc.
  • TubeCup
    Web
    Adult video website.
  • Zhihu
    Web
    Famous chinese question-and-answer website.
  • Canal RCN
    Web
    Columbian private RCN Television web site.
  • Sportradar
    Web
    Sportradar collects and analyzes sports data.
  • Google Cloud Platform
    Web
    Google Cloud Platform is a suite of cloud computing services that runs on the same infrastructure that Google uses internally for its end-user products.
  • Meitu
    Web
    Meitu is an online mobile photo-sharing and social networking service.
  • Cisco
    Web
    Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology. This plugin classifies the website browsing.
  • Fox Networks
    Web
    Fox Networks Group is a subsidiary of Fox Entertainment Group for television and cable.
  • textPlus
    Instant Messaging
    textPlus is an instant messaging application which can send and receive sms / text / MMS / group messages to anyone in the US or Canada.
  • C More
    Audio/Video
    C More Entertainment AB is a pay television company. It targets Nordic countries. This plugin classifies only website access.
  • ByteDance
    Web
    ByteDance is a Chinese company that publishes several applications including TikTok (aka Musically), BuzzVideo and Vigo Video. This plugin classifies traffic from web site.
  • TikTok (Musical.ly)
    Instant Messaging
    TikTok is a social network application acquired by ByteDance and previously known as Musical.ly. It allows its users to share live stream video content.
  • Alibaba Cloud
    Web
    Alibaba Cloud, also known as Aliyun, is a Chinese cloud computing company, a subsidiary of Alibaba Group.
  • Discord
    Instant Messaging
    Discord is a chat, audio and video call application for gaming.
  • ExpressVPN
    Tunneling
    ExpressVPN is a provider of VPN tunnels with servers located in over 140 countries, a wide range of supported clients, and several standards or obfuscated protocols. This plugin classifies the website, the provided software, and manual setups using the ExpressVPN's provided configuration file.
  • ePDG tunnel
    Tunneling
    This plugin classifies the traffic coming from WLAN between a user equipment (UE) and the ePDG (evolved Packet Data Gateway) in order to access the IMS (IP Multimedia Subsytem).
  • W3Schools
    Web
    W3Schools is an educational website for learning web technologies online (content includes tutorials and references).
  • Didi
    Web
    Didi is a shared transport application. This plugin add classification of traffic generated by Android and iOS platforms.
  • Google Pay
    Web
    Google Pay is an application that centralizes payment cards, loyalty cards, and gift cards. Payments can be made on line or in stores through NFC (Near Field Communication).
  • National Public Radio
    Web
    National Public Radio (NPR). This is an American media organization (news, music, radio content).
  • Disney Plus
    Audio/Video
    Disney Plus is a Video On Demand (VOD) service.
  • Airbnb
    Web
    Airbnb is a platform for booking and renting apartments between individuals.
  • Service Now
    Web
    ServiceNow is a web platform to develop custom workflow based applications for enterprise, similar to a ticket management system. This plugin classifies the website, API, and mobile applications.
  • Rappi
    Web
    Rappi is an on-demand delivery platform for south America countries.
  • Indeed
    Web
    Indeed is an online job search platform. This plugin classifies website and iOS application traffic.
  • Geforce Now
    Game
    Geforce Now is the cloud gaming platform of Nvidia.
  • World Of Tanks Blitz
    Game
    World Of Tanks Blitz, aka WOTB, is a massively multiplayer online Belarussian game developed by Wargaming.net company.
  • Bilibili
    Web
    Bilibili is a Chinese video sharing platform.
  • Wargaming
    Web
    WarGaming proposes several games such as World of Tanks (WOT), World of Battleships...
  • Douyin
    Instant Messaging
    Douyin, by ByteDance, is the Chinese version of TikTok, a video sharing social network.
  • Kuaishou
    Audio/Video
    This plugin classifies Kuaishou website and iOS application traffics (making a Live streaming and chat are not supported). Kuaishou is a content community and social platform and owned many applications (Kuaishou Flagship, Kuaishou Express, Kuaishou Concept, Yitian Camera, Kmovie, AcFun, Kuaikandian). Kwai is the international version of the Kuaishou
  • Meta Generic
    Web
    This protocol is a generic layer used as a base for all the services and applications provided by the company Meta (formerly known as Facebook).
  • GoodData
    Web
    GoodData is a Business Intelligence application delivered as a SaaS. This plugin classifies the website and the SaaS.
  • National K Song
    Audio/Video
    National K Song is a karaoke application owned by Tencent. The international version is named WeSing.
  • Paramount
    Web
    Paramount Global (formerly known as ViacomCBS) is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate. This plugin classifies website access.
  • Paramount+
    Audio/Video
    Paramount+, formerly known as CBS All Access, is a video streaming service.
  • Faceu
    Web
    Faceu is a camera application and photo/video editing application owned by ByteDance. This plugin classifies the Chinese version of the application.
  • Rutube
    Audio/Video
    Rutube is a Russian video streaming platform.
  • Meituan Takeway
    Web
    Meituan Takeaway is the food delivery platform of Meituan. This plugin classifies only the website and the iOS application browsing. Most of the traffic is classified as Meituan.
  • Crunchyroll
    Audio/Video
    Crunchyroll is a video streaming platform (owned by Sony) specialized in East Asian media.
  • Melon VPN
    Tunneling
    Melon VPN is an anonymisation VPN service provider.
  • Asphalt 9 Legends
    Game
    Asphalt9 is a multiplayer car racing game developed and published by Gameloft. This plugin classifies mobile versions.
Categories
  • Category
    Description
  • Antivirus
    Antivirus update
  • Application Service
    Background service
  • Audio/Video
    Application/Protocol used to transport audio or video content
  • Authentication
    Protocol used for authentification purposes
  • Behavioral
    Protocol classified by non-deterministic criteria based on statistical analysis of packet form and session behavior.
  • Compression
    Compression layers
  • Database
    Protocol used for database remote queries
  • Encrypted
    Encryption protocol
  • ERP
    Enterprise Resource Planning application
  • File Server
    File transfer protocol
  • File Transfer
    Protocol used for user-to-user file transfers via Instant-Messaging applications.
  • Forum
    Web forum
  • Game
    Gaming protocol
  • Instant Messaging
    Instant messaging application
  • Mail
    Email exchange protocol
  • Microsoft Office
    Microsoft office sub-protocol
  • Middleware
    Platform protocol for remote procedure calls
  • Network Management
    Protocol used for IT management
  • Network Service
    Low level network protocol
  • Peer to Peer
    Peer to peer application
  • Printer
    Printer commmunication protocol
  • Routing
    Network routing protocol
  • Security Service
    Workstation security application
  • Standard
    Basic layers defined by Qosmos
  • Telephony
    Telephony core network protocol
  • Terminal
    Remote terminal protocol
  • Thin Client
    Remote control protocol
  • Tunneling
    Tunneling protocol
  • Wap
    Mobile specific transport protocol
  • Web
    Generic web traffic
  • Webmail
    Web email application
  • Custom
    Custom Family